Russell Warnberg has worked as a teacher, writer, artist and woodworker. He grew up in Minnesota but after joining the Navy has spent most of his life in Maine. Having earned a degree from the University of Minnesota and a master's degree from the University of Maine, he has taught history and English in both public and private schools.
His first novel, Edge of Redemption, was followed by its sequel, The Chalk Line Killer, in March 2015. His fourth novel, 2064: A Warning, will be released later this year.